Founder of Blue Marble
Dr. Jacqueline Olivier is the founder of Blue Marble Learning Center. She has an extensive background in education, curriculum design, teaching, targeted instruction, instructional leadership, and senior administration in independent schools.
Jacqueline began her career in the Los Angeles Unified School District where she was a bilingual elementary school teacher for five years. Her first senior leadership opportunity was the position of Academic Dean and later Assistant Head of School at Carlthorp School, an independent school in Santa Monica, California.
She then became the Head of School at the Gillispie School in La Jolla, an independent, accredited elementary and early childhood school, and most recently was the Director of the Elementary School at New Roads School in West Los Angeles.
Jacqueline began Blue Marble Learning Center because of her commitment to nurturing and developing individual learning styles in children. She has a commitment to best practices in education as well as using neuroscience to guide instruction. She works with a team of outside consultants to best meed the needs of your child.
She was born in Santa Monica, California and has lived in Southern California most of her life. She holds a B.A. in Spanish from UCLA, a Masters’ Degree in Educational Organization from CSUN and a Doctorate in Education from Pepperdine University. She holds a California Multiple Subject Credential, a Single Subject California Credential in Spanish, a Bilingual Certificate of Competence from California, a California Administrative Credentials and a Certificate in Educational Therapy from U.C. Riverside.